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Capable of being decomposed by the action of light, especially sunlight.‘photodegradable plastic’
disposable, expendable, one-use, non-returnable, one-way, single-tripView synonyms
- ‘Some work best in dry climates, others require moisture; some stabilize road bases while others cannot withstand the pressures of vehicle traffic; some are photodegradable while others are not; and so on.’
- ‘The patent is issued for ultraviolet protective coatings for application to heat sensitive record materials and other photodegradable printed matter.’
- ‘Some photodegradable and biodegradable plastics are already in use in agriculture, according to Tyler.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.